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Relief of right jamb with Nekhebu standing and right facade with procession of ships

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This small fragment in low raised relief depicts portions of the rear of the ship with two men standing on it manning two steering oars of the ship. This ship is in the lower left corner of the procession of ships. It joins .1. 13.4349 is composed of both the right jamb of the doorway and a...

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From Giza, tomb G 2382 [(originally thought to be a tomb, but now known to be a jumbled deposit of limestone blocks from other nearby tombs)], court. 1912-13: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: Apr-28-2005)

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Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Overall: 19 x 8 x 19.5 cm (7 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 7 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief